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Asian American Heritage Day at Ogden’s Union Station

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Presented by Union Station at Union Station, Ogden UT

May 07 2016
Asian American Heritage Day at Ogden’s Union Station

In honor of Asian Pacific American Heritage Month, the Union Station will be hosting an Asian American Heritage Day. Please join us this Saturday at noon to learn more about the history of Asian Americans in both Utah and the United States.

The traveling exhibit, Remembering 1882, on loan from the Chinese Historical Society of American, will be on display in the Grand Lobby on May 7, 2016 at noon until 2pm.

In 1882 Congress passed the nation’s first major immigration legislation — a law to prevent people of Chinese descent from entering the United States. The law would tear apart families, cut the nation’s Chinese American population in half, and remove the right to become citizens.

Remembering 1882 explores the historical

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2501 Wall Avenue, Ogden, UT 84401

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